When EDS / Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome lays you low, there are still lots of ways to have fun with your kids. Lay on a blanket outside and point out shapes in the clouds to each other. Remember your polarized sunglasses!
Sprites in Oklahoma. Sprites are electrical discharges that come out of the top of thunderclouds, opposite ordinary lightning bolts which plunge toward Earth. Sprites can tower as high as 90 km above ground.
Sometimes very ominous in appearance, mammatus clouds are harmless and do not mean that a tornado is about to form; a commonly held misconception. In fact, mammatus are usually seen after the worst of a thunderstorm has passed.